Even if you don’t live off the grid, I think it is better to have appliances that don’t require electricity. After all, you never know when you might lose it for a day, a week, or forever. For me, being able to sustain your lifestyle regardless of outside help, like electricity or grocery stores, is what homesteading and sustainability are all about.
Homestead Kitchen Must Haves
1. My percolator – this old boy makes the very best coffee! No filter or electricity needed. Just put in the coffee, fill it with water and put it on the stove burner. It also works on a wood stove, camp stove or open fire. Just about the most versatile coffee making device you will ever have. Try that with your Keurig!